"The Big 4-OH!" is an hour-long special produced by TV One's monthly entertainment news program, "TV One Access." The special premieres Sunday, June 7, 2009 on cable's TV One.
In this episode, "TV One Access" is hosting a birthday bash in honor of the biggest ballers, shot callers and power players who are at the top of their game at the age of 40. Some of the celebrities included range from actor Terrence Howard and "Grey's Anatomy" star Chandra Wilson, to retired NFL football star Emmit Smith.
"With so many of Hollywood's hottest stars turning 40 this year, 'TV One Access' decided to throw a grown and sexy birthday bash to celebrate this milestone year," said Monique Chenault, Senior Producer, "TV One Access." "Each star honored in this special episode, 'The Big 4-OH!' is proof that the good life begins at 40 years young."
Diddy, the hip-hop mogul and father of five who heads up Bad Boy Worldwide Entertainment Group, turns 40 later this fall. Diddy is also a successful rapper and actor and is worth an estimated $300 million. Rapper Jay-Z, who also runs Def Jam Records and is married to actress and singer Beyonce, turns 40 this December.
Also included are singer/actress Jennifer Lopez, who turns 40 this summer and is a multi-faceted business woman who has a successful clothing line and is the mother of twins and Tyler Perry, the successful writer, director, actor and producer whose successful films include "Diary Of A Mad Black Woman" and "Madea Goes to Jail." Rounding out the group is Singer Al B. Sure, professional boxer Antonio Tarver, as well as actor and rapper O'Shea "Ice Cube" Jackson.